Carterette Series Webinars

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Highlighting Trends, Innovation, and Best Practices in Libraries

CSW would like to extend special thanks to the Georgia Public Library Service for providing access to the WebEx host software.

Upcoming Sessions

February 3, 2016 -- 2PM EST (1PM CST | 12PM MST | 11AM PST)
Legislative Update with Georgia’s State Librarian Julie Walker
Georgia’s State Librarian Julie Walker will guide us through the top legislative issues impacting Georgia's libraries in this live Q&A-style conversation, led by Assistant State Librarian Wendy Cornelisen. Topics will include library funding, new public library construction projects, and an overview of the political landscape in Georgia and how it affects our libraries. Advocacy tips and best practices will also be shared.

About the Presenter:
  • Julie Walker is the State Librarian for Georgia. In this role she leads the Georgia Public Library Service, a unit of the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia and the state agency for Georgia's public libraries. Previously, she has served as the deputy state librarian, the assistant state librarian for technology, support services and strategic initiatives, and the director of the PINES program. Prior to joining the GPLS team in 2003, Walker was the associate director of the Athens Regional Library System. She is an expert in advocacy, community building, and legislative relations.
Audience: All library types

Archived Sessions

Please visit our archived sessions page to find recordings of previous Carterette Series Webinars.

About the Carterette Series Webinars

The Carterette Series Webinars was named to honor one of our founding members, Pat Carterette.

In June of 2010, members of the Georgia Library Association and the Georgia Public Library Service launched this educational webinar series. The series highlights trends, innovation, and best practices in libraries. The free sessions are open to interested parties from all geographic (and astral) locations. Topics are chosen to be of interest to students and employees from all library types, and each session is approved for one Georgia Continuing Education (CE) contact hour.

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